Ed Meck, age 87, passed away peacefully at Stafholt Good Samaritan Society in Blaine, WA on Friday, October 28, 2016. He was born June 9, 1929 in Nanticoke, PA to Peter and Alice Meck. Ed married Lorene Gudmundson on February 5, 1964 in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. He served as a medic in the U.S. Air Force, retiring after 22 years. Ed later worked as a surgical technician for St. Joseph Hospital in Bellingham, retiring after 22 years. He was always accepting of others for who they were. And he enjoyed entertaining people with his uncanny sense of humor. Ed was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers and three sisters. He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Lorene, son Ken Meck (wife Kristy), daughters Carol Schusster (husband Rick) and Barbara Bloch (husband Michael), grandchildren Erika Schusster and Logan Meck, great-grandson Gilbert Dorland, sister Loretta Andrukite, and many loving relatives and friends. Memorials may be made to the Free Church Unitarian in Blaine or to your favorite Veterans organization. The family would like to thank the caregivers at Staffholt for their loving care of Ed. A Service of Remembrance with military honors will be held at Westford Funeral Home at 1 PM on Wed., November 9th. Reception following at Broadway Hall. You may share memories with the family at www.westfordfuneralhome.com.
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Westford Funeral Home & Cremation
Bellingham, WA 98225
Published in Bellingham Herald from Nov. 1 to Nov. 6, 2016